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Edgewood Chemical Biological Center News

ECBC offers support to Yuma Proving Ground study

Friday, Mar 25, 2016 @ 3:01pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A team of researchers based with the U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC) was recently deployed to the Sonoran Desert in order to conduct studies on the U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground.
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CBARR visits U.S. Army's Edgewood Center to prepare for joint mission

Wednesday, Mar 9, 2016 @ 6:32pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

At the end of 2015, the Chemical Biological Application and Risk Reduction Business Unit met at the U.S. Army's Edgewood Chemical Biological Center to collaborate on a forthcoming mission.
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Colorado depot resumes chemical-weapons destruction

Thursday, Mar 26, 2015 @ 5:23pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

After a three-year hiatus, the U.S. resumed the destruction of remaining stockpiles of chemical weapons last week at the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant in Colorado. Crews from the Edgewood Chemical Biological Center began by puncturing canisters filled with mustard gas within an Explosive Destruction System (EDS).
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Army aims to develop self-decontaminating uniforms

Friday, Mar 13, 2015 @ 2:22pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Body U.S. Army researchers at the Edgewood Chemical and Biological Center (ECBC) in Maryland are studying the possibility of chemically treating fabrics used in soldiers' clothing so that the fabrics neutralize chemical or biological agents, they said on Wednesday.
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